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How Many Times Can You Have Your Cervix Froze
Can you let me know how many times can you have the freezing procedure done without it having your cervix damaged?
Varies: Any time cryocautery of the cervix is done, a certain amount of cervical tissue is destroyed. In large trials these procedures have been shown to increase preterm birth rates, though this effect is minimal to absent after one procedure. Multiple procedures are more associated with increased risk. Leep is more associated with the risk than cryo, but both procedures destroy cervical tissue. ...Read more
How many times do u ovulate during the month how can you tell when your fertlie and also for my partner at home?
Ovulation: I don't know about australia, but here in states, you can purchase ovulation prediction kits to find out when you ovulate, which is typically just once a month, 2wks prior to your menses. You can also check your basal body temperature and look for spike right before ovulation. If you want to use natural family planning, realize that you can still get pregnant a few days before/after ovulation. ...Read more
I have multiple growth in my vagina near my vulva the doc said all i can do is wait to see if they are HPV or skin tags how can you tell them apart?
Sun Exposure: Sun exposure is the greatest risk for developing skin cancer. Most current data suggests this is related to intense exposure as a child. There is no exact number of times that will cause cancer but the damage is cumulative. You should always wear sun protection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: The vitreous gel structure is usually completely removed in total vitrectomy. It does not "regenerate". However, depending on the reasons for the 1st procedure. Repat surgeries are sometimes required to remove "peel" secondary scar tissue or inject various intraocular therapies. A challenging question ; best discussed with your surgeon as he knows your case. ...Read more
Tough question: It depends on the type of surgery you had (traditional roux-en-y, sleeve procedure, or banding). In general, you usually get one shot with the surgical procedures except the band. If your band was removed for some reason, it is likely it could be replaced. A gastric bypass specialist could review your specific circumstances. ...Read more
How can I be sure it's plantar warts when I've never had them before? And to be honest, can't afford to go to doc.
Never too sure....: There is no way to be absolutely sure. Warts can be missed by the most seasoned physician. In general warts are found on weight bearing areas of the foot. Pushing on a wart usually does not hurt but squeezing on a wart hurts. Left untreated, warts may begin as one and then form clusters. Warts do generally occur on 45 year old adults. A good picture and Healthtap concierge may be best for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you tell me, are there secrets or exercises i can do to to last longer and have better orgasms?
IntimateRelationship: I understand your desire for sexual fulfillment. Have Heart to Heart talk with your spouse/partner about Emotional Intimacy Physical Intimacy Sexual Intimacy Emotional intimacy means-Being in harmony, on the same page as much as possible Be yourself Do not put pressure on yourself to perform, do not try to impress. Discuss desires and what would give you passionate experience, sexual fulfillment ...Read more
Can you let me know how many times in a month can you give blood, and how often if more that a few a month?
Whole blood = 56 dys: You may donate a unit of (whole) blood every 56 days, or just about 8 times per year, unless you do 'double red' apheresis donation, in which case every 112 days. If you do apheresis (plasma / platelets), you can donate much more frequently (up to every 3 days), but will need to ask the experts at red cross (800-red-cross) for specifics on how these are counted. ...Read more
I have had rhabdomyolysis three times. what type of doctor can I see who can answer why? Will I ever be able to gain mass back in these areas?
Rhadomyolysis: If you drink just water(not part H2O part juice) can get rhabdo from lo electrolytes when extreme exercising, medications like statin,amphetamines (ADHD),cocaine , steroids, erythromycin, MDMA retrovir, (zidovudine) viral infections, neuroleptic malignant syndrome ( w/SSRI- prozac ), autoimmune, thyroid disorders genetic carnithine/lipid deficiency, carbohydrate metabolism ,can cause it. F/U w/ nephrologist ...Read more
Can you let me know how many times does the needle have to go in to get enough sample for a biopsy?
1-12 times: If you have a small lesion seen on ultrasound and your doctor knows that a large ocre is sampled right in the middle then one is enough. Usually though, a sample should be taken of the top, middle and lower portion of a tumor to get a good sampling. On stereotactic breast biopsies, a doctor can take as many as 12 samples in one area. ...Read more
If you have sex on the day of your ovulation can you get pregnant? How many times should you have sex
Heart rate: 60-80 beats per minute on the average. ...Read more
Steroid Injections: The literature suggests no more than 4 per year or one every 3 months, though you should discuss this with your physician. ...Read more
Can you tell me about what it's like to have tumors burned out of their lungs before with a laser?
No more than two!: Any woman having a third or more cesarean section is placing herself in particular risk for serious health complications and/or death. Uterine rupture is seen in 0.5-1% of women with one prior cesarean section of the kerr type and subsequent attempt to deliver vaginally; this likely increases with the number of prior cesareans. Trial of labor after >1 prior kerr hysterotomy should be discouraged. ...Read more
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